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Few landmarks epitomize central London as perfectly as Big Ben, the iconic clock tower of the Houses of Parliament that's officially known as Elizabeth Tower after Queen Elizabeth II. Heralding Great Britain's political nucleus in Westminster, Big Ben stands as the striking centerpiece of the Thames waterfront and is backed by the historic Palace of Westminster, home to the Houses of Parliament.

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Thames River Jazz and Dinner Cruise
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Thames River Jazz and Dinner Cruise

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Watch the Thames River light up at night on a dinner cruise with live jazz. Kick-off your night with a glass of sparkling wine as you glide into the current, and spot the iconic Houses of Parliament, Big Ben, the London Eye, and Tower of London. Enjoy jazz classics along with swing and Latin tunes, then relax over a 3-course dinner in a heated cabin. Savor dishes like cheese and charcuterie, chicken escalope, and strawberry swirl cheesecake with berry compote, with plenty of time to take in the sights between courses.
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  • 3 hours
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$97.92
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$97.92

London in a Day - Private Custom Walking Tour
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London in a Day - Private Custom Walking Tour

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Discover the spectacular sights of London by walk according to your own personal itinerary on a private custom tour of the vibrant capital with a knowledgeable guide. Opt to enjoy a half- or full-day tour and customize your itinerary according to your cultural and historical interests. Allow your expert guide to pre-plan logistics like public transportation and reservations, and then delve into the capital’s rich history by listening to illuminating commentary. See iconic attractions like Big Ben and the Tower of London, and stray from the conventional tourist trail for a unique experience of London.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$158.28
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Speedboat Canary Wharf Experience to/from Embankment Pier - 50 minutes

Speedboat Canary Wharf Experience to/from Embankment Pier - 50 minutes

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Let your adrenaline levels soar during a 50-minute speedboat ride down the Thames River in central London. Ideal for thrill seekers and travelers wanting to admire London from a different perspective, this tour combines sightseeing with speed to create one of the capital’s most exhilarating experiences. Plus, you can choose a departure time to suit you.
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  • 50 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$61.80
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$61.80

Christmas Lights Tour of London

Christmas Lights Tour of London

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Enjoy the beautiful Christmas lights of London travelling on a restored 50-year-old Vintage bus! This festive tour features live commentary from a local tour guide as we travel through the West End to view the spectacular Christmas lights. The route includes Oxford Street, Regent Street and Knightsbridge, enjoying the magnificent colourful lights as we cross the River Thames. You will also pass The Houses of Parliament and the famous Christmas tree at Trafalgar Square. Get in the Christmas spirit with this exclusive vintage bus tour! Tour departs at 4pm and 7pm lasting approximately 2 hours.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes to 2 hours 10 minutes
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$26.58
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London Panoramic Open Top Bus Tour with Audio Guide

London Panoramic Open Top Bus Tour with Audio Guide

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Sit back and relax as one of our well-ventilated open-top buses reconnects you with your favourite London landmarks. Glide past the Houses of Parliament, Buckingham Palace and Piccadilly Circus in this 2 hours fully guided tour of Central London. This tour is not Hop-On Hop-Off and guests will be required to remain on the same bus for the duration of the tour. The buses will be running at reduced capacity and tickets will be sold in specific time slots to avoid overcrowding. Compulsory masks and gloves will be provided Highlights: • Panoramic 2 hours tour of London’s most remarkable regions and landmarks • No need to print your tickets – E-tickets accepted! • View such iconic structures as Buckingham Palace and Tower Bridge • See celebrated areas of London including Trafalgar Square and Piccadilly • Enjoy the insights and fascinating facts with a live English, or multilingual audio guided tour
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Highlights & Hidden Gems With Locals: Best of London Private Tour

Highlights & Hidden Gems With Locals: Best of London Private Tour

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Checking off London’s top sights is one thing; but discovering its hidden gems independently is quite another. This private tour lets you do both, with a guide to show you the must-sees as well as tucked-away sights that many visitors overlook. View Westminster Abbey, Big Ben, and other landmarks, and go off-grid to find old prisons, cemeteries, and other secret places, all as your guide reveals their stories and secrets.
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  • 3 hours
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Full Day London Private Classic Tour

Full Day London Private Classic Tour

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Optimize your time in the British capital on a private full-day tour, zipping between landmarks by traditional black cab for an authentic London experience. Discover iconic highlights such as the London Eye, Tower of London, and Buckingham Palace and enjoy plenty of stops for pictures or a closer look. Benefit from your guide’s personalized recommendations to add additional stops according to your interests.
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  • 7 hours
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Small-Group River Thames Bike Tour
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Small-Group River Thames Bike Tour

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Explore the main attractions along London’s central riverside on this half-day Thames River bike tour. On this small-group excursion, see the world-famous sites that flank the river, including Big Ben, Shakespeare’s Globe Theater, and St. Paul’s Cathedral, cross the Tower Bridge and indulge in international delicacies at Borough Market. As you ride, enjoy interesting commentary about the city's rich and extensive history. 
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  • 4 to 5 hours
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$44.76
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Buckingham Palace and Vintage Bus Tour of London

Buckingham Palace and Vintage Bus Tour of London

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See London’s highlights by retro double-decker bus, cruise boat, and foot on this half-day tour. Take a seat on a vintage, red Routemaster bus and pass top London sights including Trafalgar Square, Big Ben, and Westminster Abbey. Then, soak in more London landmarks, such as Tower Bridge and the Tower of London, on a Thames River sightseeing cruise. Finally, crown your tour with a visit to magnificent Buckingham Palace. Take an audio tour of the ornate State Rooms, only accessible to the public for two months in the year.
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  • 5 hours 30 minutes
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$82.53
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Private Changing of the Guard & Westminster Walking Tour
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Private Changing of the Guard & Westminster Walking Tour

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See British tradition come to life on this private or a small-group fully-guided Changing of the Guard and City of Westminster walking tour, where you get to experience two iconic London experiences combined in one morning with a local expert guide. Witness the age-old tradition of the Changing of the Guard from the best and the most photographable viewpoints, and explore the magnificent Westminster Abbey from outside, accompanied by your guide’s expert commentary.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
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$118.20
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$118.20
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Bespoke & Fun Black Taxi Tour London Classic Sightseeing

Bespoke & Fun Black Taxi Tour London Classic Sightseeing

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To get more out of your time in London, don't bother booking a typical tour where you're stuck with a standard itinerary, when you can get a personalized, private tour made just for you. With this private tour experience, let your guide design the tour to meet your needs. From London's popular attractions like Buckingham Palace and the Houses of Parliament, to the hidden gems in between, you can work with your guide to create the perfect London experience.
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  • 4 to 8 hours
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London Top Sights Walking Tour

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London Top Sights Walking Tour

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See the top sightseeing spots in London on this exciting small group tour. Starting in the City of London you’ll explore over 2000 years of London's history with sights including the Tower of London, Tower Bridge, St Paul’s Cathedral, Bank of England, Royal Exchange, Mansion House and the Monument to the Great Fire of London. A short journey on the London Underground will then take you to Westminster to see and learn about famous landmarks and tourist attractions including Big Ben, Buckingham Palace, Westminster Abbey, Trafalgar Square, Downing Street, Piccadilly Circus, Leicester Square and more! With a small group (maximum 10 people) and a knowledgeable local London tour guide, the tour is made interactive through the use of photos to bring the stories of London to life in a relaxed atmosphere (no boring lectures!) allowing everyone to participate in the tour with questions, trivia, great photo opportunities and a whole lot of fun!
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  • 4 to 5 hours
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London Super Saver: Royal Walking Tour Including Tower of London and Changing of the Guard plus London Highlights

London Super Saver: Royal Walking Tour Including Tower of London and Changing of the Guard plus London Highlights

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See the royal sights of London and save money at the same time on this day-long Super Saver tour—a combination of two popular sightseeing experiences. Start with early access to the Tower of London, and then take a cruise along the Thames River to central London to see the Changing of the Guard ceremony. In the morning, enjoy a royal-themed walking tour that takes in sights of Buckingham Palace and Big Ben.
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  • 7 hours 30 minutes
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The London Eye with London Hop-on Hop-Off Tour and River Cruise

The London Eye with London Hop-on Hop-Off Tour and River Cruise

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See London from the streets, water, and sky with this great-value package that lets you explore London at your own pace. Easily reach top sights without spending a fortune on cab fare with a hop-on hop-off bus ticket valid for 1, 2, or 3 days. You’ll also get an aerial view of the city aboard the London Eye giant observation wheel and glide past Parliament and Big Ben on a Thames River cruise (Fri-Sun only).
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  • 2 hours
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Private Tour: Night Photography Tour in London

Private Tour: Night Photography Tour in London

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Discover the enchantment of London at night, and learn to take evening photos using professional techniques. Explore iconic London landmarks and examine unique architecture while learning to capture the perfect shots. Enjoy the personalized attention of an experienced photographer on a private night photography tour.
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  • 3 hours
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Women Of Westminster Walking Tour

Women Of Westminster Walking Tour

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Celebrate women’s unique achievements and their role in London’s history as you explore well-known London landmarks by foot, from Buckingham Palace to Trafalgar Square. You’ll also uncover lesser-known attractions, including statues and memorials dedicated to the city’s queens, nurses, and political reformers—plus best-selling author Agatha Christie.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
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Greenwich to Westminster Sightseeing Cruise in London

Greenwich to Westminster Sightseeing Cruise in London

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Board a cruise boat in Westminster, bound for Greenwich, for this 1-hour sightseeing tour on the Thames. Take a seat as the boat glides down London's historic river and admire views of landmarks such as the Old Royal Naval College, Canary Wharf, The Shard, Tower Bridge, National Theatre, Tower of London and The Houses of Parliament. Listen to the recorded audio commentary to learn the history about the sites as you pass. Tours depart every 30 minutes, starting at 10am.
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  • 1 hour
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Half Day Tour in a classic Mini Cooper

Half Day Tour in a classic Mini Cooper

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Re-enact the heist scene from the 1969 film The Italian Job in vintage Mini Coopers and (optional) overalls. The Mini is just the right size to see some of the hidden parts of London nestled in small alleys and dense backstreets. Only three people fit in each car, so this tour offers a totally intimate experience of the city. Spend half a day seeing iconic sights and smaller gems — all in a classic Mini.
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  • 4 hours
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$611.65
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3 Hour Guided Private Walking Tour: The Best of London

3 Hour Guided Private Walking Tour: The Best of London

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Marvel over royal monuments, architectural masterpieces and iconic landmarks on this 3-hour walking tour of London. Enjoy the undivided attention of your private guide as you stroll around Covent Garden, Leicester Square and Piccadilly Circus; snap photos of Trafalgar Square, Westminster Abbey and Big Ben; and stand in awe before the magnificent Buckingham Palace. For the full experience, upgrade to include a visit to St Paul’s Cathedral, Tower Bridge and the Tower of London.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$214.62
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London by Night Private Taxi Tour

London by Night Private Taxi Tour

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See London’s sights come alive after dark on this private, taxi tour of the city. Meet your guide at a location of your choosing and climb aboard: your driver has passed the infamous Knowledge of London exam, and can share all kinds of stories and trivia with you as you go. Discover London’s key landmarks lit up after dark, from Buckingham Palace and Trafalgar Square to the London Eye and Houses of Parliament. Your driver can also accommodate custom sightseeing stops.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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London Hop-on Hop-off Bus Tour

London Hop-on Hop-off Bus Tour

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This hop-on hop-off sightseeing bus tour is the ultimate convenient way of exploring London’s top landmarks. Avoid the stress of navigating London’s underground system, and instead—simply hop on and off the bus at stops on its designated route. Potential stops include Buckingham Palace, the Tower of London, Big Ben, Oxford Street, and The Shard.
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  • 2 hours
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The London Classic Tour: Sightseeing Tour in Vintage Bus

The London Classic Tour: Sightseeing Tour in Vintage Bus

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Ideal for families and those with limited time in London, this bus tour offers a comprehensive overview of England’s capital. Aboard an open-top vintage bus, you’ll cruise around the city and see iconic attractions such as the Tower of London, St. Paul’s Cathedral, the Houses of Parliament, and The Shard. Site-specific song, immersive videos, and comic commentary guarantee a unique and enjoyable experience.
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  • 1 hour 15 minutes
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Billy's Black Cab Tour of London

Billy's Black Cab Tour of London

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A QUALIFIED Tour Guide & AUTHENTIC London Cab Driver In Billy's Black Cab Tour of London, you will see all you could hope for... and more! At every turn of the experience, there is history and there are wonders everywhere. Whilst travelling around London, your tour guide will tell you about all the amazing historical phenomenons of the ages; taking you through a journey of the Romans, Vikings, Normans, Tudors, Stuarts, Victorians and twentieth century! Two thousand years in a single tour journey! Superior to a walking tour or bus tour - you will be chauffeured across the whole of Central London, seeing all the landmarks and many hidden gems you wouldn't think to look for! See West and East London in one experience! I know my London and I invite you to love it like I do! You will also get a photography package! I take pictures of you, edit the best few images and send all of which to you at no extra cost! Authentic Londoner Black Cab History Major Official Tour Guide Customisble
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  • 4 hours
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London History Taxi Tours

London History Taxi Tours

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Learn about London's history from someone who knows the city's every street with a Black Cab tour. Your driver will take you through town, past some of the most iconic spots in the city, including Trafalgar Square, the House of Parliament, Buckingham Palace, and the Tower of London, regaling you with stories about the city's thousands of years of history along the way.
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  • 4 hours
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What are Houses of Parliament & Big Ben hours of operation?
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Houses of Parliament & Big Ben hours of operation: Daily when parliament is in session. Buy tickets in advance on Viator. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund.
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Should I book Houses of Parliament & Big Ben tickets in advance?
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We recommend booking e-tickets ahead of time to secure your spot since Houses of Parliament & Big Ben can get crowded. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund.
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How much does it cost to visit Houses of Parliament & Big Ben 2021?
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Currently, an entrance ticket to Houses of Parliament & Big Ben costs USD 58.75. Guided Houses of Parliament & Big Ben tours start around USD 58.75 per person.
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